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As frustration mounts, Zach Banner vows USC will not give up on season

USC offensive tackle Zach Banner does not regret what he wrote about former running back LenDale White over the weekend. White wasn’t happy with USC’s losing. Banner wasn’t happy with White. “I don’t feel dumb sticking up for my team,” Banner said after Tuesday’s practice. “I just feel dumb doing...

Soccer

  • Galaxy unable to clinch playoff berth as they fall, 4-2, to Sounders

    Galaxy unable to clinch playoff berth as they fall, 4-2, to Sounders

    Over the last five years no MLS team has finished the schedule as strong as the Galaxy, who have lost less than a quarter of their games in the final two months of the season. That didn’t do them much good last fall though, when they won just one of their final eight games to tumble from the top...

  • Super-sub Alan Gordon is giving the Galaxy a going-away presence

    Super-sub Alan Gordon is giving the Galaxy a going-away presence

    Alan Gordon has survived 13 seasons of professional soccer, and he’s approached most of them the same way he’s played this one. “I’ve taken this year as my last,” the Galaxy forward said. “That’s always been the plan. One year at a time. So as of right now, this is my last year.” Gordon has pondered...

  • Alianza gives young Latino soccer players a platform — and a chance

    Alianza gives young Latino soccer players a platform — and a chance

    Sofia Alcaraz has waged a lonely, years-long campaign to get the Tijuana Xolos to notice her son Ricardo Villalba, a talented 17-year-old goalkeeper who plays high school soccer just six miles from the border. “They said, ‘You’re very good. We’ll call you.’ But they never do,” Alcaraz said of her...

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